Tonight at The Joint come threw
8771 W. Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
VerBS- Awesome raps
Sayuri Elsie- Singer with a big voice that churns your soul.
Sanghai Empire- Indie Vocalist that blends soul, folk, and rock that makes you have an Eargasm as soon as she plucks her guitar strings.
Team Damn Slam LA- The Damn Slam LA team is a spoken word performance team of poets representing all walks of life.
The 2011 Damn Slam LA Team consist of:
>Slam Master - Damnyo Lee: is the curator of the Damn Slam, Board member of Black Lesbians United, published poet, and team member to the 2011 Damn Slam LA team.
>Grand Slam Champ - Matt Sedillo: is a published author and one of the hardest working poets in LA.
>Def Poet - Tamara Blue: is a 3x Grand Slam Champ of the LA Slam Team, mother, published author, DJ, coach of the Damn Slam LA Team, and well known touring poet.
>Internationally touring poet - Yazmin Watkins: has been slamming and performing since her college years. She has opened for famous poets, Amiri Baraka and Sonia Sanchez.
>Local favorite - Miss Gia Scott Heron: is the daughter of the late Gil Scott-Heron. By following in his footsteps, she is a published author and award winning poet.
Hosted by Jay Bles, held at the Joint, 8771 W. Pico Blvd from 9:30pm-2am.
$5 for support BUT, Free before 11pm. Some come and GET IN!!!